Place:Holcombe Burnell, Devon, England

NameHolcombe Burnell
Coordinates50.717°N 3.633°W
Located inDevon, England
See alsoWonford Hundred, Devon, Englandhundred in which the parish is located
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Holcombe Burnell is a parish in Devon, England, the church of which is about 4 miles west of Exeter City centre. There is no village clustered around the church, rather the nearest village within the parish is Longdown. Only the manor house of Holcombe Burnell Barton and two cottages are situated next to the church. The manor house was subsequently used as a farmhouse. The parish was in the historical Hundred of Wonford.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Holcombe Burnell. This covers the descent of the manor through several centuries and brief references to three principal houses nearby as well as the church.

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